November 7 Birthday: Alexa Canady: WOMEN OF HOPE: AFRICAN AMERICANS WHO MADE A DIFFERENCE

Alexa Canady, physician
Nov. 7, 1950-


Women of Hope: African Americans Who Made a Difference by Joyce Hansen (Scholastic, 1998)

Canady was the first black female neurosurgeon in the U.S. and has won numerous awards for her work. This collective biography includes a photograph and one-page biography of her.

Read more about Canady on the National Institute of Health site.

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